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SoC Ranks High for Productivity

SoC Ranks High for Productivity

The University of Utah’s School of Computing was ranked in the top quarter of the nation’s schools for its research productivity.Read more...

Building Blocks for Bad Air

Building Blocks for Bad Air

Chemical engineering faculty launched the AirU program for Salt Lake County high schools in which they visit science classrooms to talk about air quality and help students build a functional air pollution detector kit out of toy blocks.Read more...

U Statement Concerning Travel Ban

U Statement Concerning Travel Ban

The University of Utah has issued a statement regarding the recent presidential executive order suspending entry of certain incoming visitors.Read more...

U Top College for Entrepreneurs

U Top College for Entrepreneurs

The University of Utah was named the top college in the country for aspiring entrepreneurs in a new survey.Read more...

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Taylor Sparks: Making the Most of Materials

Taylor Sparks: Making the Most of Materials

University of Utah materials science and engineering assistant professor Taylor Sparks was born and raised in Utah. So when it was time for him to become a fulltime faculty member at a major university, there wasn’t a question about where he wanted to go — he wanted to come back home. As one of the newer members of the Materials Science & Engineering Department, Sparks is revolutionizing how ceramics can be used to help the world.

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